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Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site

Hours of Operation © Parks Canada

Hours of Operation

Lower Fort Garry is open for your enjoyment, with most historic buildings open from mid-May to early September.

Lower Fort Garry's hours and services change with the seasons:

September 2, 2014 – May 10, 2015

  • The regular seasonal visitor program is closed for the winter.
  • Enjoy a stroll through the historic grounds at no charge.
  • Historic buildings are closed.

May 11 – June 30, 2015

Mondays to Fridays (weekdays):

  • Open 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m., regular entrance rates apply.
  • Enjoy a self-guided visit and meet costumed staff throughout the historic grounds.

Saturdays and Sundays (weekends):

  • Open 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m., regular entrance rates apply.
  • Access to the historic buildings through guided tours only.
  • Guided tours: 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

July 1 (Canada Day) – September 7 (Labour Day), 2015

  • Open 7 days a week, regular entrance rates apply.
    Friday to Wednesday: 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
    Thursdays: noon–8 p.m.  
  • Enjoy a self-guided visit and meet costumed staff throughout the historic grounds.
  • Enjoy daily activities and special events.
  • Guided tours (July and August):
    Friday-Wednesday, 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
    Thursdays, 2 p.m. & 4:30 p.m.

October 2015 – Halloween Programs

September 8, 2015 – May 9, 2016

  • The regular seasonal visitor program is closed for the winter.
  • Enjoy a stroll through the historic grounds at no charge.
  • Historic buildings are closed.